Recent content by moto748

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    ESL ESL - Wakefield - News, Views and Crews

    Nobody saw that one coming!
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    Rugby League ESL - Wigan - News, Views and Crews !

    An arm-wrestle in the first half, but we did score some lovely tries; Bevan French outstanding, and Liam Farrell returning the favour to him with an assist equally deft.
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    Rugby League ESL Castleford - News, Views and Stews.

    I made the shrewd decision not to. We are severely lacking in the pack and will continue to struggle unless that is sorted. Whether George Burgess is the (partial) answer to our problems remains to be seen.
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    ESL England - News: Lions, Tests, 4 Nations etc

    Bennett didn't seem desperate to hang onto the job, and after the shambles of the GB tour, he had no right to expect to.
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    Rugby League 2020 International Rugby League

    Well, I'm pleased, as are most English fans. I think Shaun Wane was the obvious choice. I am delighted for him; I know he will give it everything he has.
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    ESL ESL News and Views - Such An Underrated Competition (Moto)

    Starting tonight. can't wait! Weather fine and mild (for January).
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    Rugby League ESL - Catalan - News, Signings and Departures

    And that was followed by... https://www.wiganwarriors.com/news/2020-01-28-wigan-announce-pride-day :D
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    ESL ESL Warrington - News, Views and Crews

    NU! Long time no see! I fully agree, BTW. I never wanted him in the first place.
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    ESL ESL News and Views - Such An Underrated Competition (Moto)

    Well he's got more time on his hands these days...
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    Rugby League Rugby League's Greatest Rivalry

    Yeah, Warrington would have been about ten miles South of you then. I hope you had good weather. The Lake District and Scotland can be so beautiful. If you went as far North as Inverness you must have seen a fair bit of it.
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    Discussions Sports Followed During the Off Season

    I can't raise any enthusiasm for American football, but I watch the highlights of the English RU Premiership, and the odd live game they screen, I think RU has improved a lot in recent years, there seem to be a lot more tries scored, and skill levels are improving., but they still have a long...
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    Rugby League Rugby League's Greatest Rivalry

    Haydock is pretty much a suburb of St Helens. The town centre is what, a couple of miles away.
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    Rugby League Rugby League's Greatest Rivalry

    The Earl of Derby owned the Knowsley Estate, with Wigan at one end and St Helens at the other, hence the use of the term 'derby' to denote matches between the two. Although the two towns are only a few miles apart, the people are quite different. Someone from London, say. would probably call a...
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    Rugby League Rugby League's Greatest Rivalry

    T_F_R> Oh, yes we do! Since 1895.
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    Rugby League Rugby League's Greatest Rivalry

    With Wigan showing a healthy lead, obviously.